GDACS daily newsletter for 07/12/2017

By Newsroom America Feeds at 7 Dec 2017

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System

Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System — Newsletter 07/12/2017

This daily newsletter provides an overview of the natural disasters that happened in the last 24 hours and response measures for ongoing disasters. GDACS currently covers earthquakes, tsunamis, tropical cyclones, volcanic eruptions and floods. The color coding (red, orange, green) is related to the estimated humanitarian impact of the event.

GDACS News

Satellite Mapping Overview as of 04 December 2017The latest overview report of current ongoing satellite mapping activities related to humanitarian disasters is available.

It is intended for disaster managers, operations centres, desk officers and others that need syntheses of what goes on in this field. The service is operated by the GDACS mapping & satellite imagery coordination mechanism: UNITAR Operational Satellite Applications Programme (UNOSAT). We encourage any satellite mapping production entity to submit information about their products so we can include it in future summaries

Disaster events in the last 24 hours

GDACS detected the following potential disasters. For up-to-date media coverage, latest maps and ReliefWeb content related to these disasters, please go to GDACS homepage.

Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:35km) in Vanuatu 07/12/2017 05:45 UTC, Few people within 100km. On 12/7/2017 5:45:54 AM, an earthquake occurred in Vanuatu potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:35km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:35km) in Vanuatu 07/12/2017 05:10 UTC, Few people within 100km. On 12/7/2017 5:10:32 AM, an earthquake occurred in Vanuatu potentially affecting Few people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:35km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km) in Southeast Indian Ridge 07/12/2017 03:37 UTC, No people within 100km. On 12/7/2017 3:37:51 AM, an earthquake occurred in Southeast Indian Ridge potentially affecting No people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:174.2km) in Papua New Guinea 07/12/2017 02:50 UTC, About 54000 people within 100km. On 12/7/2017 2:50:44 AM, an earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea potentially affecting About 54000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:174.2km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km) in Pakistan 06/12/2017 23:41 UTC, 350000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 11:41:58 PM, an earthquake occurred in Pakistan potentially affecting 350000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.3M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:54.04km) in Indonesia 06/12/2017 23:40 UTC, About 200 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 11:40:03 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 200 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:54.04km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:59.23km) in China 06/12/2017 23:29 UTC, About 28000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 11:29:02 PM, an earthquake occurred in China potentially affecting About 28000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:59.23km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:52.83km) in Chile 06/12/2017 20:46 UTC, 1290000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 8:46:30 PM, an earthquake occurred in Chile potentially affecting 1290000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.8M, Depth:52.83km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:65.34km) in Guatemala 06/12/2017 18:17 UTC, 4500000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 6:17:36 PM, an earthquake occurred in Guatemala potentially affecting 4500000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.6M, Depth:65.34km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:43.31km) in Indonesia 06/12/2017 16:06 UTC, 160000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 4:06:58 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting 160000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.5M, Depth:43.31km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km) in India 06/12/2017 15:19 UTC, 1500000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 3:19:50 PM, an earthquake occurred in India potentially affecting 1500000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 5.1M, Depth:10km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:323.5km) in Indonesia 06/12/2017 14:32 UTC, About 200 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 2:32:18 PM, an earthquake occurred in Indonesia potentially affecting About 200 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.5M, Depth:323.5km. Green earthquake alert (Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:40km) in Iran, Islamic Republic of 06/12/2017 07:57 UTC, 1590000 people within 100km. On 12/6/2017 7:57:43 AM, an earthquake occurred in Iran, Islamic Republic of potentially affecting 1590000 people within 100km. The earthquake had Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:40km.

Discussions in Virtual OSOCC

The GDACS Virtual OSOCC is a forum for emergency managers. If you are involved in an ongoing emergency as a local emergency management authority or as an international responder, please provide your information in the GDACS Virtual OSOCC. The following emergencies are currently open.

Open emergencies Iraq / Iran Border Earthquake Magnitude:7.2M, Depth:19km
12-Nov-2017
updated: 14-Nov-2017

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Created on 07 Dec 2017 08:10 +01:00.

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